Empath’s Anonymous: The Dark Side of Empathy

Yes, you know me, I have to write about “The dark side” of everything. Maybe one day I’ll just be able to write a nice post about my new tea-kettle and how I’m trying all different kinds of rooibos to find the perfect blend. Today is not that day

Sometimes I think there should be support groups for people with a hyper-empathy, a place to gather each week and tell stories about how we have to keep from crying when we see dead birds on the side of the road and how at night sometimes we can barely sleep for the noise of people -feeling emotions- all around us.